Religious Services

Blooming Grove Baptist Church
550 Route 402, Hawley, 570-226-3231. Sunday Worship: 11 a.m. and 6:30 p.m. Sunday School all ages, 9:45 a.m.

Calvary Chapel
310 Broad Street, Milford, PA 18337. Sunday services: 11 a.m. Prayer: every 1st Wednesday. Women’s Breakfast/Brunch, 10 a.m. every 2nd Saturday. Men’s Breakfast, 8:30 a.m. every last Saturday.

Church at Hemlock Farms
1493 Hemlock Farms (corner of Lookout & Willow Dr.), Lords Valley, PA, 570-775-6787. Reverend Dr. Herbert Jacobsen. Sunday Worship Service: 10 a.m.

Congregation Beth Israel
615 Court Street, Honesdale, 570-253-2222. Dec. 15,16: Shabbat/Hanukkah. For time and more information contact Congregation President Henry M. Skier at 209 Main Ave., Hawley, PA 18428, 570-226-4571. email:, fax 570-226-1105.

Dingmans Ferry U.M. Church
115 Myck Rd. (located behind Child’s Park) 570-828-2288; Sunday Worship services 9 a.m., a traditional service and 10:30 a.m., a blended worship family service. Sunday School & Nursery available during 10:30 a.m. Service. Thirsty Thursday service on Thursdays at 5:55 p.m., includes a light meal, praise, music and fellowship.

Emmanuel Lutheran Church (LC-MS)
Deacon John Babbitts, 973-293-3009. Meets at Belle Reve Senior Living Center, 404 E. Harford St. (Rt. 209) Sunday School and Adult Bible Study, 9:15 a.m.; Worship service, 10:30 a.m.

Faith Christian Outreach Center
Rte. 739, Red Shale Rd. Lords Valley; 570-226-4658. Pastor Michael Stevenson, Evangelist Jacqueline Stevenson. Sunday Service 11 a.m. Sunday School 10 a.m.

Faith International Church
1008 Sand Hill Rd. SR 209 N, Bushkill, PA 18324. Brown building next to Turkey Hill. Pastor Donald Lynch. Sunday Worship: 9:30 a.m. & 11:30 a.m. Children’s Church: 9:30 a.m. & 11:30 a.m. Wednesday Bible Training School: 7:30 p.m. Friday Prayer Service: 7:30 p.m. Saturday Bible Training School: 11:30 a.m.

First Assembly of God Church
Route 507, Greentown; Rev. Wayne Mitchell, 570- 676-4339/4464; Summer hours, June thru Labor Day wknd: Sunday; Song of Praise 9:45 a.m.; Worship Service, 10 a.m.; (Holy Comm. 1st Sunday); Winter hours, after Labor Day wknd thru May 31: Sunday School 9:45 a.m.; Songs of Praise 10:45 a.m.; Worship Service 11 a.m.; (Holy Comm. 1st Sunday).

First Bible Church of Pike County
Lords Valley Traders Market, Rt. 739; Pastor Wayne Weckeman, 570-686-7745; Sunday Service, 10:30 a.m.

First Presbyterian Church
300 Broad St., Milford; Pastor Rev. Benjamin Willis, 570-296-4711; Sunday: Traditional Worship, 9:30 a.m.; Sunday School ages 4-adult, 9:30 a.m. during the school year. Contemporary Worship, 11 a.m. Nursery provided during both services for ages 1-5. Elevator available.

First Presbyterian Church of Hawley
815 Church St., Hawley; Rev. William L. Samford, Pastor, 570-226-4835; Sunday Morning Worship & Sunday School, 11 a.m.

Followers Christian Fellowship
PO Box 1123, Milford; Rev. Nestor Soto, Pastor, 570-409-0491; Sunday Morning: Prayer, 9:30 a.m. Worship Service, 10 a.m. at the Comfort Inn, Port Jervis.

Good Shepherd & St. John The Evangelist (Episcopal) Church
5th & Catharine Sts., Milford, 570-296-8123; Sunday Holy Eucharist Services, 8 & 10 a.m. (followed by coffee hour). Church School thru grade 6 provided during 10 a.m. Service. Friday, Ecumenical Food Pantry, 6:30-7:30 p.m.

Holy Trinity Lutheran Church
Silver Lake Rd. & 16 Delaware Crest, Dingmans Ferry; Rev. Niels H. Nielsen, 570-828-7411; Sunday-Worship: 9 & 10:30 a.m.; Sunday School (3 yrs-Adult), 9 a.m.

Hope Evangelical Free Church
300 First St., Matamoras; Pastor Leonard Gilpin, 570-491-4020; Sunday School, all ages, 9:30 a.m. Sunday Worship Service, 11 a.m. & 6 p.m. Wednesday: Prayer & Bible study, 6:30 p.m. Teen Youth Group, Saturday 1 p.m.

Jewish Fellowship of Hemlock Farms
The Synagogue of Pike Co., Rabbi Steven Nathan; 570-775-7497; Shabbat Services: Friday, 8 p.m. followed by Oneg Shabbat; Saturday service 9:30 a.m. Religious School meets Sundays, 9:30 a.m. Call for more info 570-775-7497 or email See us on the web at

Long Meadow Chapel of the Christian & Missionary Alliance
Milford Rd. (01) & Long Meadow Rd., Milford, Pastor Shawn Coleman; 570-828-2082; “Christ our Savior, Sanctifier, Healer & Coming King”; Sunday-Worship 10:30 a.m. Sunday School for all ages, 9 a.m.

Lords Valley Community Church
Located in Weis Village Shopping center in Lords Valley, Rt. 739, 570-775-6877. Bob Misiak, Pastor. Sunday Worship at 10 a.m. is Christ-centered and contemporary. Website:

Lost & Found Bible Outreach
Milford Borough Hall, 109 W. Catharine St. 570-498-9520. Every Sunday at 10 a.m. All are welcome.

Matamoras United Methodist Church
209 Avenue H, Matamoras; Pastor Lora Villinger; 570-491-4727; Sunday School, 9:30 a.m. Morning Worship, 11 a.m. Nursery available.

Milford ASL Congregation of Jehovah’s Witnesses
American Sign Language: 110 Pinebrook Rd, 2 mi. west of I-84 on Rt. 6, Milford 570-296-9321; Sunday- Public Lecture, 3:30 p.m. Watchtower Study, 4 p.m. Wednesday-Congregation Bible Study, 7:30 p.m. Ministry School, 8 p.m. Service Meeting, 8:25 p.m.

Milford Bible Church
110 Foxcroft Drive, Milford 570-296-6019; Sunday Service, 9:30 a.m. Sunday School, 11 a.m. Evening Worship, 6:30 p.m. Sign Language Interpreter all services.

Milford North Congregation of Jehovah’s Witnesses
110 Pinebrook Rd., 2 mi. west of I-84 on Rt. 6, Milford 570-296-9321; Sunday- Public Lecture, 10 a.m. Watchtower Study, 10:30 a.m. Tuesday-Congregation Bible Study, 7:30 p.m. Ministry School, 8 p.m. Service Meeting, 8:30 p.m.

Milford South Congregation of Jehovah’s Witnesses
110 Pinebrook Rd., 2 mi. west of I-84 on Rt. 6, Milford 570-296-9321; Sunday- Public Lecture, 12:30 p.m. Watchtower Study,1 p.m. Thursday-Congregation Bible Study, 7:30 p.m. Theocratic Ministry School, 8 p.m. Service Meeting, 8:30 p.m.

Milford United Methodist Church
206 E. Ann St., Milford; Rev. Luana Cook Scott, Minister, 570-296-6124; Sunday -Early Service, 8:15 a.m. Regular Service, 10:30 a.m.

New Life Christian Fellowship/New Life Christian Day School
Corner of 3rd St. & Ave. G., Matamoras; 570-491-2676; Sunday Morning Service, 10 a.m. Sunday Evening Service, 6:30 p.m.

Praise and Mercy Fellowship
Silver Lake Rd. near Old Milford Road (old Parkside Bldg.); Dingmans Ferry, PA; Rev. Marilyn L. Herbert, 570-828-7819; Church meets 10:00 a.m. on Sunday for Charismatic Worship. Children’s Sunday school during service.


Promised Land Protestant Community Church
“Your Church Away From Home”; Rt. 390, South of I-84, Promised Land; Rev. Howard Bailey, Church; 570-676-5151; Summer services,10 a.m. Communion.

Reformed Church of Bushkill
Route 209, Bushkill; Pastor Tim Virtue: 570-588-6773; Sunday: Worship Services 10:30 a.m. & 7 p.m. Sunday School 9:15-10:15 for all ages during the school year. Adult Bible Study meets at the same time. Located across from the Fairway Villa.

Sacred Heart Church
125 Richardson Ave., Shohola; Father Thomas Major, Pastor, 570-559-7642; Sunday Mass: 8:30, 11:30 a.m. Saturday, 5 p.m. (vigil). Confessions: 4:15 pm, Sat. and by appt. 570-832-4275.

Sacred Heart Roman Catholic Church
228 Rt. 590., Greeley; Father Thomas Major, Pastor. Confession heard from 9:15-9:45 a.m. Rosary prayed at 9:30 a.m. Traditional Latin Mass, 10 a.m. Followed by coffee and dessert.

St. Ann’s Church
Office located at 125 Richardson Ave, Shohola; 570-832-4275; Daily Mass: Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday, 8:30 a.m. Adoration and Benediction Mondays, 9:00 a.m. - 11:45 a.m. Holy Days of Obligation: 8:30 a.m. and 6:00 p.m. Saturday Vigil Mass: 5:30 p.m. at St. Ann’s 121 Richardson Ave, Shohola; during the summer (Memorial Day Weekend thru Columbus Day weekend) 5:30 pm at St. Mary’s, Route 590 Lackawaxen. Sunday Masses: 8:30 a.m. and 10:15 a.m. at St. Ann’s. Confessions-Sundays, 9:20-10 a.m. and by appointment.

St. Jacobi Lutheran Church
108 Glen Drive, Shohola. Services at 11 a.m.; 570-559-7676.

St. Joseph’s Church
309 Ave. F, Matamoras; Rev. James J. Walsh J.C.L., 570-491-2618; Michele Bensley, Parish Secretary; Labor Day thru Jun: Mass: Saturday: 4 p.m.; Sunday: 9 a.m.

St. Luke Lutheran Church
Rt. 590, Greeley, PA 18425. Rev. Don Beck, Pastor, 570-685-4221; Sun. Worship Service & Sunday School at 9:30 a.m. Good Cheer Food Pantry, 1st Wed., 12:30-2 p.m. at St. Luke Center. Ladies Aid Meeting, 2nd Wed., 1 p.m. at Social Hall.

St. Mark’s Lutheran Church
Scenic Drive, Lackawaxen, PA. Pr. Mary Owens, 570-685-7875; Sun. Worship Service: 9 a.m.

St. Patrick’s Church
111 East High Street., Milford; Rev. Gregory W. Kelly, 570-296-7451; Sun. Masses: Saturday: 5:30 p.m.; Sunday: 7:30 a.m. and 11 a.m.

St. Vincent De Paul Church
101 St. Vincent Drive, Rte. 739, Dingman Twp. Pastor. Fr. John Boyle, 570-686-4545; Weekend Mass Schedule-Sat. Mass, 4 p.m. Sun. Mass, 8:30 & 11:15 a.m.

Tabernacle of Faith of Holiness Church
Rt. 739, Lords Valley; 570-775-9133; Pastor Carolyn Walker; Sunday Service: 12 p.m. Sunday School: 11 a.m. (Next to Heather’s Inn)

Unity Church of Sussex County
25 Mudcut Rd., Lafayette, NJ 07848, 973-383-6277. Sunday Service and Youth Program, 11 a.m.

Port Jervis Area

Deerpark Reformed Church
30 E. Main St., Port Jervis, NY, 845-856-1946. Office Hours: 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., M-F. Rev. Ann Rost; Sunday School, 9:30 a.m. Worship service 11 a.m.; June thru Labor Day 10 a.m.

Drew United Methodist Church
49-51 Sussex Sts., Port Jervis, NY, 845-856-3423 Pastor Robert D. Cassidy; Sunday School, for all ages, 9:30 a.m. Sunday Worship, 11 a.m.

Faith Tabernacle International Ministries
20 Franklin St., Port Jervis, NY, 973-495-6166. Pastor Shirley Ambroise-Geffrand and Rev. Wismith Geffrand. Sunday Worship Service: 10 a.m. Bible Study- 2nd & 4th Sunday, 9:30 a.m. & 10:30 a.m. Worship service to follow immediately. Friday: Hour of Power Prayer Service, 6-7 p.m. Food Pantry, every other Sunday.

First Assembly of God Church
13 Route 6, Port Jervis, NY, 845-856-1826; Sunday-Morning Service, 9 a.m. & 11 a.m..-Children’s Church and Nursery available. Evening Worship, 6 p.m.

First Baptist Church
34 E. Main St., Port Jervis, NY, 845-856-8122 (Interim Pastor Thomas Fox).

First Presbyterian Church
60 Sussex St., by Orange Square Park, Port Jervis, 845-856-1231, Rev. Steve Huston. Sunday Worship, 10 a.m. Sunday School, 9:30 a.m. Meditation & Song Service, 7 p.m. Handicapped ramp to the Sanctuary.

Greenville United Methodist Church
1686 Greenville Tpk, Port Jervis, 570-491-4727, Pastor Lora J. Villinger. Sunday Worship, 9 a.m.

Kadampa Meditation Center
47 Sweeney Rd., Glen Spey, NY, 845-856-9000. Gen Kelsang Dao, Buddhist Nun and Resident Teacher. Sunday Service & Kids Program, 10:30 a.m.

Minisink Reformed Church
346 River Rd/P.O. Box 1787., Montague, NJ, 973-293-3514-Office, 973-293-3596-Church. Rev. Angelo Forleo, Pastor. Sunday-Worship, 10 a.m. Sunday School during worship. Handicapped entrance with ramp. Informal Worship Service, 10 a.m. every Sunday from June 8 thru Sept. 7 at the Minisink Pavilion, 300 Clove Rd.

Port Jervis Congregation of Jehovah’s Witnesses
100 Shinhollow Rd., Port Jervis, 845-856-6506 Sunday: Public Lecture, 10 a.m. Watchtower Study, 10:55 a.m. Thursday: Congregation Bible Study, 7:30 p.m. Ministry School, 8 p.m. Service Meeting, 8:30 p.m.

Seventh-Day Adventist Church
181 E. Main St., Port Jervis, NY. Pastor Herb Poholka (845) 856-7121; Saturday- 9:30 a.m. Sabbath School for all age groups.9:30-11:30 a.m. After Service, 11 a.m. to 12 p.m.

Spanish Congregation of Jehovah’s Witnesses
100 Shinhollow Rd., Port Jervis, 845-856-6506 Sunday: Public Lecture, 1:30 p.m. Watchtower Study, 2:25 p.m. Wednesday: Congregation Bible Study, 7:30 p.m. Ministry School, 8 p.m. Service Meeting, 8:30 p.m.

St. Mary’s Church
50 Ball St., Port Jervis, NY, Rev. Fr. Matthew C. Newcomb. 845-856-8212; Mass: Saturday, 4 p.m.; Sunday 8:30 & 11:30 a.m.; Mon., Tues., Thurs., Fri., 9 a.m. Confessions: Saturday, 3-3:45 p.m.

St. Peter’s Evangelical Lutheran Church
31 W. Main St., Port Jervis, NY, Rev. Patt Kauffman. 845-856-1033; Family Worship/Eucharist, 9 a.m. Lifelong Christian Education, 9:30 a.m. Traditional Worship/Eucharist, 9:30 a.m.

Temple Beth El
88 E. Main St., Port Jervis, NY, Rabbi Mindick & Rabbi Michaelis, 845-856-1722; Synagogue Services: Friday night, 7:30 p.m. Saturday morning, 9:30 a.m. Torah study sessions, 3rd Saturdays in lieu of services.

Tri-State Community Church
20 Franklin St., Port Jervis, 845-858-2716. Pastor Kenneth Welch; Contemporary Worship. Sunday Service, 10 a.m.



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